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  • Print publication year: 2010
  • Online publication date: July 2010

Case 38 - CABG

from Part 2 - Contributions from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey under Steven H. Ginsberg

Additional Reading

1. PanosA, OrritX, ChevalleyC, KalangosA. Dramatic post-cardiotomy outcome, due to severe anaphylactic reaction to protamine. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2003;24:325–327.
2. WeilerJM, GelhausM, CarterJ, et al. A prospective study of the risk of an immediate adverse reaction to protamine sulfate during cardiopulmonary bypass surgery. J Allergy Clin Immunol 1990;85:713–719.
3. LevyJ, ZaidanJ, FarajB. Prospective evaluation of risk of protamine reactions in patients with NPH insulindependent diabetes. Anesth Analg 1986;65:739–742.
4. LevyJ, FranklinN. Anaphylaxis during cardiac surgery: implications for clinicians. Anesth Analg 2008;106:392–403.